For Lima Company, Holidays Away From Home Are Bittersweet

The Marines of Lima Company, a reserve unit from Columbus, Ohio, understand war is not just fought on the front lines. Their unit was the hardest hit in the Iraq War -- in 2005, they lost 23 men and over 40 were wounded. Now, five years later, Lima Company has been called to serve again, deploying this time to Helmand Province, Afghanistan -- a Taliban stronghold -- leaving their families behind. Their stories of hope and loss from Helmand and Columbus offer a new picture of the war, one...Full Story
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